Azhar Muhammad Saul
Azhar Muhammad Saul

Head of Financial Sales, MENA
Thomson Reuters

Azhar Muhammad Saul is the Head of Sales for Thomson Reuters Financial business across the Middle East and North African region. He has over 20 years experience in the financial services sector, covering multiple disciplines, technologies and geographies.
Based out of Dubai, Azhar is responsible for the growth and business development for the full Thomson Reuters suite of products including the flagship desktop products; Eikon, transaction-related products including RET, FXALL and ATR and the Thomson Reuters FinTech Solutions delivered from the Elektron platform.
He joined Thomson Reuters after a stint building Asia’s largest ever Sports Media company, ONE Fighting Championship.
Previously, Azhar spent 13 years at Bloomberg and held various senior leadership and business development positions based out of Europe and Asia. This included managing Core Terminal and Enterprise businesses out of London and Singapore, including regional responsibilities across EMEA and APAC.
Prior to joining Bloomberg, Azhar was an investment advisor and Associate partner at the J. Rothschild Partnership.